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Tech@State: Data Viz | Unconference

U.S. Department of State's Office of eDiplomacy

Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)

Washington, DC

Tech@State: Data Viz | Unconference

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Tech@State, in partnership with Microsoft’s Office of Innovation, is excited to welcome you to Day 2 of Tech@State:  Data Visualization | Unconference.

 

(See details and register for Day 1 here.)

 

Data Visualization is all about viewing data in new and fascinating ways.  The Saturday, September 24, unconference will build on the speakers and topics of Day 1.  Unconference participants will set the agenda, ask questions, tackle questions and get a little closer to answers.  You can find more info at tech.state.gov.

 

 

Some topics from Day 1 are listed below, but participants are encouraged to bring their own ideas, too!

 

·         Data Viz Supporting Disaster Response and Coordination

·         Visualization for Aid Transparency and Management

·         Best Practices for Interoperable Visualization

·         State Department Visualization Projects

·         Mobile Technology & New Media:  Trends and Opportunities for Visualization

·         Turning Information into Insight

·         New Ways to Visualize Development Data

 

 

 

Follow on Twitter:  @techATstate

 

Tech@State connects technologists to the goals of U.S. diplomacy and development through physical and virtual networking events.  As part of Secretary Clinton’s 21st Century Statecraft initiative, Tech@State brings together leaders, innovators, government personnel and others to collaborate on 21st century technology solutions to improve the education, health and welfare of the world’s population.  Previous Tech@State events have covered the aftermath of the Haiti Earthquake, Mobile Money, Civil Society 2.0, Open Source and Serious Games.

 

Tech@State is organized by the U.S. Department of StateDevelopment GatewayAidData, and the World Bank Institute. It is made possible through support from the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)Fitzgerald AnalyticsEsriMicrosoft, and MetroStar Systems.

 

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Have questions about Tech@State: Data Viz | Unconference? Contact U.S. Department of State's Office of eDiplomacy

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Microsoft Policy and Innovation Center
901 K Street NW
Washington, DC

Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)


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